• FILE  - In this June 1, 2006, file photo, the Tribune Tower, left, is reflected in a sheet of glass in Chicago. Tribune Media said, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, that it's hired a real estate investment banker to explore the sale of its Tribune Tower, its headquarters that sits on three acres along Chicago's Michigan Avenue. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

    A look at Chicago’s Tribune Tower as it goes up for sale

    CHICAGO (AP) — A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, is up for sale. Tribune Media Co. announced Thursday that it has hired real estate investment banking firm Eastdil Secured to explore a sale or find a partner to help redevelop the building, which is home to the Chicago Tribune. Tribune Media phrased the move as an exploration of “strategic monetization alternatives.” The building sits on 3 acres along Chicago’s Michigan Avenue. Here are some features of the historic edifice that make it significant:

  • Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant, left, celebrates with teammates in their locker room after a 4-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National League wild card baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Pittsburgh. The Cubs advance to face the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Division Series. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Cubs win gets most viewers in wild-card game’s short history

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs’ return to the playoffs has drawn the largest television audience in the short history of baseball’s wild-card game.

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  • Gannett Co. buying Midwest, South newspapers for $280M

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Gannett Co. has reached an agreement to acquire newspaper company Journal Media Group for $280 million, giving the media giant control of publications in more than 100 local markets in the U.S., company officials announced Wednesday evening.

  • Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro, center left, embraces Astros second baseman Jose Altuve after the Astros beat the New York Yankees 3-0 in the American League wild card baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. Astros center fielder Carlos Gomez is at left and Hank Conger is at right. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    With Yankees, wild-card game draws biggest TV audience

    NEW YORK (AP) — With the Yankees playing, baseball’s wild-card game has drawn its largest television audience in its short history.

  • Report: Armstrong physician aims to stop film distribution

    ROME (AP) — Lance Armstrong’s former physician has reportedly filed a lawsuit aiming to halt distribution in Italy of a movie about the disgraced cyclist.

  • In this image provided by Crackle/Sony Pictures Television, "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon, left, rides with Jerry Seinfeld in a 1956 Corvette convertible during an episode of "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."  Crackle, Sony Pictures’ online network, has been on a roll lately, riding on the coattails of Seinfeld’s hit show. (Crackle/Sony Pictures Television via AP)

    Led by Seinfeld show, Sony’s Crackle carving online niche

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sometimes what worked in the old days of TV can work online. A celebrity star. A funny show brought to you by a major sponsor. The ability to seep into the nation’s collective cultural consciousness.

  • FILE- In this Jan. 5, 2015, file photo, Joe Clayton, president and CEO of Dish Network, introduces the Sling TV, a live television streaming service, at a news conference at the International CES in Las Vegas. The online service carries ESPN and ESPN2, which show a slew of professional, college and other sports. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

    A guide to watching sports if you don’t have cable

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s football season, and baseball playoffs are starting. Don’t have cable? You can still watch.

  • Texas head coach Charlie Strong watches from the sidelines during the second half of an NCAA college football game against TCU, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

    At 1-4, Texas players now pointing fingers

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas coach Charlie Strong spent nearly a half-hour Monday insisting his team was unified and would rebound from a 1-4 start.

  • In this Sept. 25, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump, speaks during the Values Voter Summit in Washington. Using Twitter to get a message out is now a must-do for presidential candidates, but looking at the accounts they follow can be instructive, too. Their follow list can reflect not only their personality and interests, but sometimes their strategy. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

    Leaders who follow: What candidates’ Twitter lists reveal

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Jeb Bush follows Donald Trump on Twitter but that’s a one-way street: Trump mainly follows people with a connection to himself. Ted Cruz’s follow list is a big tea party, though he keeps an eye on President Barack Obama, too.

  • In this Wednesday, April 24, 2013, file photo, Twitter co-Founder Jack Dorsey speaks at a fundraiser in New York. Revealed in a regulatory filing on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, Twitter is embracing Dorsey as its CEO in hopes that its once-spurned co-founder can hatch a plan to expand the short messaging service's audience and end nearly a decade of financial losses. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

    Twitter gives co-founder Jack Dorsey a 2nd chance as CEO

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter is embracing Jack Dorsey as its CEO in hopes that its once-spurned co-founder can hatch a plan to expand the short messaging service’s audience and end nearly a decade of financial losses.